Saturday, August 19, 2006

No Wonder Americans Don't Care About Civil Liberties.

Doesn't this little fact tell you all you need to know about what is important to both the media and to most Americans?

Number of reporters contributing to Friday's front page New York Times story on the JonBenet Ramsey case: 13

Number of reporters contributing to Friday's front page New York Times story on the federal court ruling that the NSA warrantless wiretapping program is unconstitutional: 2

Not to mention the dominance of the story on TV.

(Hat tip to Josh Marshall at Talking Points Memo.)

2 comments:

... said...

Ugh, disgusting. Not at all surprising, but disgusting and sad nonetheless

Ellie Finlay said...

Oh man. That's horrible. Gotta steal this. It's going on Child of Illusion.